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Jazz Poetry
SuperJams and
New Departures
a perennial
since 1959.



Friday 3 October from 7.30 till late
Poetry Olympics’s annual National Poetry Week’s Jazz Poetry SuperJam

Artists booked so far include the variegated bards Pete Brown, John Hegley, Adam Horovitz, Elvis McGonagall & Molly Parkin; the New Departures All Stars including Martin Davison (clt), Mark Huggett (drums), Peter Lemer (piano), Ian Smith (tpt) & Bobby Wellins (saxophones); singer-songwriters extraordinaire Gwyneth Herbert & Sarah Moule with Simon Wallace on piano; singer/songwriter-guitarist-singer Vanessa Vie & myself voicing songpoems et al, plus anglo-saxophone & the William Blake Klezmatrix. More personnel to be announced soon. Looking forward to seeing some of you at this unique & unrepeatable event.

More details / advance bookings @ £7.50, + 10% booking fee, can be accessed
here. If any are still left on the night, they will be available for purchase @ the higher price of £10 on the door from 7.30pm.

The 100 Club, 100 Oxford St, London W1

Poetry Olympics needs storage space!
Torchbearer Michael Horovitz is urgently seeking affordably rented storage/studio space in/within a few miles of Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater and Ladbroke Grove areas. Even poetry, art and music productions are on offer as part payment. If you know of available space, please send details from the Contact page.